Historical Events In August - 01
Sunday, 29 March 2020
0126 Publius ,Helvius Pertinax, Roman emperor (193 AD) on August - 01.
0527 On August - 01 justinianus I succeeds Justinus I as emperor of Byzantium
0527 Justinus I, Byzantine emperor (518-27), dies on this day in history.
0607 On August - 01 ono no Imoko is dispatched as envoy to the Sui court in China (Traditional Japanese date: July 3, 607).
0649 On August - 01 pope Martinus I chosen successor of Theodorus I [or 8/7]
0860 On this day in history peace of Koblenz: Charles the Bare, Louis the German & Lotharius II
0902 On this day in history aghlabidisch emir Ibrahim II destroys Taormina, Sicily
1021 On this day in history synod of Pavia: emperor Henry II convicts married priest
1086 English barons become submissive to king Willem the Occupier on this day in history.
1137 Louis VI, King of France, dies (1108-37) on August - 01.
1177 Peace Treaty of Venice: Emperor Frederik I & Pope Alexander III on this day in history.
1190 Floris III, Count of Holland, dies on August - 01.
1203 On August - 01 alexius IV Angelus appointed co-regent of Byzantium
1291 Everlasting League forms, basis of Swiss Confederation (Independence) on August - 01.
1322 On this day in history peter van Herenthals, South Netherlands theologist/church historian
1404 On August - 01 earl Engelbert I of Nassau marries Johanna of Poland
1457 Laurentius Valla, Italian philosopher (Voluptate), dies at about 50 on this day in history.
1485 Henry (VII) Tudors army sails to England on this day in history.
1492 On August - 01 jews are expelled from Spain by King Ferdinand & Queen Isabella
1495 On this day in history jan Scorel, Dutch painter/architect
1498 Christopher Columbus reaches the mainland of North America on this day in history.
1498 On August - 01 christopher Columbus lands on "Isla Santa" (Venezuela)
1520 Sigismund II Augustus, King of Poland (1548-72) on August - 01.
1588 On this day in history english admiral Howard van Effingham beats Spanish Armada
1589 Murder attempt by monk Jacques Clement on French King Hendrik III on this day in history.
1619 First black American slaves (20 slaves) land at Jamestown, Virginia on August - 01.
1619 On August - 01 1st black Americans (20) land at Jamestown, Virginia
1626 Earl Earnest Casimir conquerors Oldenzaal on this day in history.
1628 On this day in history emperor Ferdinand II demands Austria Protestant convert to Catholicism
1628 Francesco Gonzaga, composer, dies at 37 on August - 01.
1642 Ahmed II, 21st sultan of Turkey (1691-95) [or Feb 25, 1643] on this day in history.
1659 On this day in history antoine Mouque, composer
1664 Battle at St Gotthard: Earl Raimondo Montecucculi beats Ahmed Kiprulu on this day in history.
1667 On this day in history paul Foot, lawyer/historian, dies at 48